*Everyone knows that Tyler Perry’s newest anticipated project is from the work of Ms. Ntozake Shange.  Her work, “For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf”  is nearly 40 years old, but still as celebrated as ever.

Tyler Perry called her and asked for the opportunity to put it to film and with some reluctance, she gave the green light. During an interview with The Root.com, she discusses her choice and Madea. (more…)